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Building in Costa Rica: Sustainable, Attainable and Affordable

Building in Costa Rica: Sustainable, Attainable and Affordable

Building in Costa Rica: Sustainable, Attainable and Affordable.  Costa Rica inspires many vacationing visitors to reflect on sustainable living ideas they can take home with

Building Budget Factors in Costa Rica: How Much Will it Cost?

Building Budget Factors in Costa Rica: How Much Will it Cost?

Building Budget Factors in Costa Rica: How Much Will it Cost?  How much will it cost? As anyone who has ever budgeted for building a new home will likely attest, “it all de

Eco-Friendly Flora Protect Our Fauna- “Bee” Kind to Vital Insects

Eco-Friendly Flora Protect Our Fauna- “Bee” Kind to Vital Insects

Eco-Friendly Flora Protect Our Fauna- “Bee” Kind to Vital Insects.  In keeping with the April Howler’s theme, Earth Day 2019 inspired my choice of building topic for th

What area of Costa Rica is right for ME?

What area of Costa Rica is right for ME?

What area of Costa Rica is right for ME?.  Based on Google data, Costa Rica ranks in the top five locations searched online by people from Canada, the United States and Franc

MINAE: Why? A Good-to-Know Overview

MINAE: Why? A Good-to-Know Overview

For some governments in the world, environmental protection remains just a lofty ideology, while others have made it an institutionalized obligation. In Costa Rica, it’s a h

Go Green – The new added value to your investment?

Go Green – The new added value to your investment?

Go Green – The new added value to your investment?  Costa Rica has embraced an era of building green with concrete awareness of what it entails. This is consistent wit

Limón, Costa Rica Rising

Limón, Costa Rica Rising

Limón Rising New port brings development to Caribbean coast: The attributes of Costa Rica’s “other” coast, the Caribbean, and its port city of Limón are sometimes over

Costa Rica Building Permit Process Step by Step

Costa Rica Building Permit Process Step by Step

Costa Rica Building Permit Process Step by Step: To build a residence in Costa Rica, there’s a general three-stage process that everyone must follow: Hire an architect or ci

DIY Micro-Hydro: An ‘alternative’ alternative energy source

DIY Micro-Hydro: An ‘alternative’ alternative energy source

DIY Micro-Hydro, hydroelectricity: Residential electricity in Costa Rica is expensive. Rates are among the highest in Latin America and much higher than in North America. Ev

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